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Dental Procedures

Common Dental Emergencies

Dental emergencies are common and can happen at any time, some occur far away from home, while others can happen right in your own backyard. Being prepared and knowing what to do is the best first step toward a remedy. Trusting in the care you’ll receive from your dental professional during an emergency can be key in providing comfort during […]

What It’s Really Like to Get Invisalign

Did you already know that orthodontics made from titanium are not the only option available to straighten teeth? Are you considering whether or not to get Invisalign? People of all ages are turning to Invisalign every day to address a variety of smile complaints. This is not an age dependent treatment, although permanent teeth should have already appeared. Learn more […]

5 Common Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures

In a digital world where it seems the value of a picture has surpassed a thousand words, people are gearing up to strike a pose anytime, anywhere, for any reason, now more than ever before. It can be wonderful and uplifting to see the shining smiling faces of friends and family on your favorite social platforms while they’re out having […]

Your Complete Dental Implant Guide: Everything You Need to Know

If you are considering dental implants, then you are in good company. This tooth replacement option has become increasingly popular in recent years, and for good reason. This guide will cover everything you need to know about dental implants, including what they are, the benefits they offer, and how to care for them. Dental Implants – What Are They? Dental […]

Dental Fear In Children: Brought On By Parents?

Two studies – one conducted in Washington State, and whose findings were published in the Journal of Pediatric Dentistry in 2004, and another conducted in Madrid, Spain, and whose findings were reported in 2012 in Science Daily, reinforce earlier findings that show a direct relationship between parental dental fear and that of their children. The Washington study looked at dental fear among 421 […]

The Many Types Of Sedation Dentistry

There are many reasons to choose sedation dentistry. Perhaps anxiety is an issue, or your teeth are extremely sensitive. You may have a low pain threshold, an easily triggered gag reflex, or need a lot of work done in one visit. If you think sedation dentistry might be right for you, this procedure is something we are happy to discuss […]

Healthy Summer Foods

It’s summer—that wonderful time of year when fresh and delicious produce abounds. the doctor will tell you that your teeth, gums, and tissues all rely on an appropriate mix of vitamins and minerals to maintain good oral health no matter what time of year. In previous studies, nutrients in fruits and vegetables such as dietary fiber, potassium, and antioxidants have […]

Memorial Day: Parades, Remembrance, And The Unofficial Start Of Summer!

“The purpose of all war is peace.” – Saint Augustine Fire truck sirens, baton twirlers, marching bands covering patriotic tunes, colorful floats, costumes, and millions of red, white, and blue American flags being waved in the air on a beautiful day in late May, that is what Memorial Day is all about. It is a federal holiday celebrated with town […]

What Are Dental Sealants?

You’re constantly playing defense. Your child spends two minutes in the morning and two minutes at night carefully brushing and flossing with a fluoride toothpaste. You make sure sugary and acidic foods are not a major part of your diets. Your child visits our Trenton, Michigan office for regular exams and cleanings. Really, how can a cavity get past all […]

Dental Filling Options

You’ve made an appointment at our Trenton, Michigan office to treat your cavity, the decayed area has been removed, and the site has been cleaned and prepared for a filling. Now it’s decision time. What kind of filling should you choose? Well, that depends. There are durability, aesthetic, and price considerations involved in any of your choices, so let’s look […]